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Bavaro Kite School

95 reviews
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
About Bavaro Kite School
Bavaro Kite School at Bavaro Beach is located in the heart of Bavaro on the estern coast of Dominican Republic a great place to learn kiteboarding. With warm weather, good trade winds and calm waters there is no better place to learn this wonderful and exiting sport. The wind blows from the east north east which creates perfect side-onshore kiteboarding conditions.Bavaro KiteSchool is the best place in Bavaro-Punta Cana to learn kiteboarding in a safe and fun environment. It will make your holiday in the Dominican Republic so much more enjoyable and exciting. Our school’s main goals are safety, quality and last but not least, LOTS OF FUN!Our Instructors are multilingual and IKO Certefied. We teach kiteboarding using the latest gear and equipment available on the market (CrazyFly Kites and Boards). We’re the Exclusive CrazyFly Baords & Kites test center for all Bavaro , one of the best manufacturers of kiteboarding gear in the world.We look forward in seeing you in the water soon!
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Personalized Kitesurfing lessons with Bavaro Kite School Punta Cana
2 reviews
$265.00 per adult
Learn to kitesurf while on vacation in Punta Cana in just a few days with private lessons. You’ll have the dedication of an expert instructor, which will enable you to learn at your own pace. This lesson takes place on a private beach, where you’ll practice your flying skills before taking the surfing lessons on flat, waist-deep water. Booking a private lesson gives you the best chance of mastering this sport in just a few days.
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Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

I had a week away in DR and wanted to take up kite surfing. I looked at a few of the schools in the area and chose Bávaro Kite School. It was a terrific experience. The location is perfect with shallow water, which is great...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

Felipe and his crew treated me very very good. I did not take lessons myself however everyday I had an after session beer with all the students and the intructors and they all were very satisfied. I did however rent boards everydays. Nice spot for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Javier D
Reviewed December 28, 2018

This is my second visit to Bavaro Kite School in Punta Cana for kiteboard lessons. My last was 2 years ago in 2016. On both visits, I found the instruction by Felipe to be excellent. He really knows his craft both as a kiteboarder and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bryan S
Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

I only had 1 lesson, since I only discovered the kite school 2 days before I left Punta Cana, but I had a great experience. I am still a beginner, only had a couple of lessons before this one, but I learned a lot, especially...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Charlestonliemen
Felipe A, Owner at Bavaro Kite School, responded to this reviewResponded December 17, 2018

Dear Charlotte, It was an absolute pleasure helping you advance your level as a Kitesurfer. You are a good listener and you have a true passion for Kitesurfing. We hope you keep Kitesurfing and visit our Kitesurfing Paradise soon. Thank you so much for your...More

Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

There’s no sport in the world that beats Kitesurfing. And there’s no instructor that beats Pipe. If you’re looking for energy, enthusiasm and inspiration this is the right address in DR. Whether you are an absolute beginner or a confimed rider, a few right suggestions...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank piergiuseppe f
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

Just got back from DR where I had 3 private kite lessons with Felipe. I am a windsurfer and can wakeboard a bit and Felipe’s knowledge of these other water sports helped him pass on tips that l could relate to. In particular he concentrated...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Tim B
Felipe A, Owner at Bavaro Kite School, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2018

Dear Tim, I don't know where to begin)) how happy we where to have at the school and see you progress the way you did. You made our week. Thank you for acknowledging our efforts in truly doing the best we can for each of...More

Reviewed April 3, 2018

Without a doubt a fantastic experience with Felipe at Bavaro Kite School. My daughter and I were in Punta Cana in February 2018 to kiteboard. She is new to kiting and I have been kiting for a number of years. Felipe & Edward picked us...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Tom M
Felipe A, Owner at Bavaro Kite School, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2018

Tom welcome to the family))) we were so happy to hook you and your family up with what really makes kiteboarding ticks))) You have a beautiful family and it was a treat to see how you guys do things together....truly an example to follow. We...More

Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

I had a two day lesson with Felipe and it was absolutely great. I m sorry that i met him towards the end of my trip and i couldn t have more days. Felipe is an encyclopedia in kyteboarding. He explains everything patiently and he...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank andreio958
Felipe A, Owner at Bavaro Kite School, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Dear Andrei, It was a pleasure helping you achieve your Kitesurfing dreams. Keep Kiting and hope to see you soon Flying high. Hasta la Vista Andrei!

Reviewed February 6, 2018

It was a reall success to find Felipe and his kite school! 3 brilliant days kiting! Worths saying that before I've already had 10 hours kite lessons in local school in my country but sad to say still I was not able to ride. And...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Leno4ek2003
Felipe A, Owner at Bavaro Kite School, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Dear Elena, Thank you for your kind words. As you already know we have a deep passion for Kiteboarding and we love to share that passion with our students. You made us feel so proud, so i personally thank you for putting your trust in...More

Reviewed December 12, 2017 via mobile

A great teacher here! Felipe understands how to get me and you to understand! I went from zero experience to riding the board in 4 days! I'm grateful I waited to find the right instructor. Felipe teaches in an accessible way and inspires the confidence...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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